Shale Energy Law Blog
GreenHunter Water Acquires UIC Wells in Ohio and West Virginia
November 1, 2012
On October 25, 2012, GreenHunter Water, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of GreenHunter Energy, Inc., acquired two Class II Underground Injection Control (UIC) wells in Washington County, Ohio and Ritchie County, West Virginia for the disposal of salt water and other wastewater produced from natural gas exploration and production operations. The UIC well in Washington County has a disposal capacity of up to 2,000 Barrels per day, and the Richie County well has a disposal capacity of up to 1,000 Barrels per day. GreenHunter also added five 80-Barrel water hauling to its Appalachia fleet.